An unforgettable story of enduring love and triumph over adversity, The Color Purple is a landmark musical from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Alice Walker.
This stirring family chronicle follows the inspirational Celie, as she journeys from childhood through joy and despair, anguish and hope to discover the power of love and life.
With a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues, this European premiere is directed by John Doyle, adapted for the stage by Pulitzer Prize and Tony award winner Marsha Norman, with music and lyrics by Grammy award winners Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray.
- John Doyle
- Marsha Norman, Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray.
Menier Chocolate Factory
51/53 Southwark Street, London, SE1 1RU
05 Jul - 14 Sep 2013 Tue - Sat 8:00 PM; Sat, Sun 3:30 PM
Venue Details & Map
51/53 Southwark StreetLondonSE1 1RU
- +44 (0)20 7907 7060
- Public transport:
- (10 mins) Head towards Borough High Street; cross the street and take Union Street. Turn right at O’Meara Street and the theatre will be at the end.
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